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Kentucky State University Taps Hybrid Cloud for Digital Innovation

Hybrid cloud computing models enable institutions to add the most-needed new services now and adopt other innovations over time. Kentucky State University President Raymond Burse explains how the university is using this approach for its journey to the modern campus.
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Oracle Learning Exchange Fosters Transformation in Education

Discover how Oracle Learning Exchange provides the online platform to create a digital marketplace of universal learning resources and services that give educational providers the opportunity to offer a wide variety of diverse educational materials to help personalize learning.
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Indiana University Recruits Prospects with Oracle Marketing Cloud for Student Engagement

Many of today's college prospects are likely to have thoroughly researched the educational institutions they're interested in by using the school's official site and a host of public social media forums. Learn how Indiana University is using Oracle Marketing Cloud for student engagement to turn this new reality into an advantage.
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Pearson Improves Forecasting Accuracy with Oracle Enterprise Performance Management Cloud (3:04)

Pearson India Education Services cuts planning cycle times, improves forecasting accuracy, and reduces costs with Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service.

Oracle Customer Experience Helps Deliver a Superior Customer Experience (2:48)

Keeping the Public Trust Alive and Well on Oracle Exalogic (3:14)

Deep Dive into Oracle Enterprise Performance Reporting Cloud (3:57)

Oracle's Modern Cloud Makes Coexistence Easy (2:50)

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PeopleSoft Campus Solutions Webcast Series: Intuitive Experience. Innovative Functionality.

October 21, November 4, December 9
Your institution runs on Oracle's PeopleSoft Campus Solutions. But are you taking full advantage of its rich capabilities? Learn about new features you can use today and new enhancements coming with the PeopleSoft Campus Solutions 9.2 upgrade.

Webcast Series: Oracle Cloud Platform

Attend the Oracle Cloud Platform webcasts series that runs through October 2015. Chat live with industry experts and discover how you can drive innovation with Oracle's enterprise cloud platform.

  • Available on demand: "Introducing Oracle Documents Cloud Service"
  • Available on demand: "Introducing Oracle Mobile Cloud Service" (three parts)
  • Available on demand: "Introducing: Oracle Integration Cloud Service"
  • Available on demand: "Introducing Oracle Process Cloud Service: Rapid Process Automation in the Cloud"
  • Available on demand: "Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service for the Enterprise"
  • September 30, 2015, 10 a.m. PT: "Generate Business Value with Big Data in the Cloud"
  • October 14, 2015, 10 a.m. PT: "Introducing Oracle Internet of Things Cloud Service: Unlocking New Business Value"
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Strengthen Your Cyber Defense

People are the weakest security link. They can be manipulated or influenced into unknowingly helping hackers break into their organization's computers. So how does your company protect itself against this modern-day risk? Join Oracle and Kevin Mitnick, famous former black-hat hacker and trusted consultant to the Fortune 500 and governments worldwide, for game-changing insights to help prevent tomorrow's data breach.

Voice of the Student: the Why, Where, and How of Personalized Student Experiences

Watch this webcast featuring representatives of Oracle and Apex IT and hear firsthand from students what they experience on campus, and how new strategies and modern cloud technology can help improve their journey.

Visual Self-Service Discovery in the Age of Big Data Analytics

What does it take to enable self-service access to data while managing the complexity of the technology and data itself? Attend this webcast to get the answers from Ovum Practice Leader Tom Pringle and Oracle Senior Director Nick Whitehead to hear how you can take advantage of new opportunities created by changing technologies and data.

Oracle Cloud: Developer Webcast Series

Learn how to get started developing, collaborating, and deploying in the cloud using Oracle Developer Cloud Service's turnkey, secure development platform.

Oracle Database Innovation Online Forum

Oracle Architect Tom Kyte and other product experts show you how to leverage Oracle Database innovations for cloud computing.

Safe Passage to the Cloud: ERP Cloud Migration Best Practices

Discover why today's CFOs are increasingly turning to cloud-based financial management systems to replace legacy enterprise resource planning systems.

Oracle Mobile Update: Rethink Mobile, Beyond Mobile First

Hear from Oracle's top executives across Oracle Sales Cloud, Oracle E-Business Suite, and Oracle Mobile as they discuss Oracle's mobile strategy and how organizations can rethink mobility to transform their business.

Unlock Your Analytics Talent with the Visual Face of Hadoop

If you're a business analyst, data scientist, or just analytically minded, find out how Oracle Big Data Discovery and Cloudera Enterprise can help your organization take a huge step forward with big data analytics.

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Hardware from Oracle Pricing for Education

Now Oracle can offer educational institutions unmatched savings on its award-winning systems products, making it more affordable for educational institutions to create scalable, high-performing, and low total cost of ownership teaching and learning environments with discounts off the list price of selected Oracle's Sun solutions. The latest Hardware from Oracle Pricing for Education (HOPE) was released in July 2015 and is good through October 31, 2015.
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University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Transforms Talent Management Processes with Oracle Human Capital Management Cloud

University Business Models of Excellence: Actionable Intelligence

EdTech Digest: Beyond the Chasm

Education Dive: UW System CIO Sasi Pillay Talks Retention, Transitioning from NASA

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Read: Daekyo Standardizes Global Franchise Business Operations, Improves Teacher Productivity, and Reduces Operating Costs with Cloud Service

Read: Change Management Is Key to Boise State's ERP Cloud Migration

Read: A Brazilian University Retools for Innovation

Read: Educated Disruption

Watch: UAM Increases Efficiency by 91 Percent with Oracle SuperCluster (2:11)

Watch: Valdosta State Raises Retention with Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service (2:22)

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Oracle Education and Research Executive Blog

Featuring Oracle Global Vice President, Education and Research Cole Clark.

Modern HR In the Cloud

Keep up with the latest from Oracle’s human capital management experts.

Oracle Customer Experience Blog

Join the customer experience revolution.

Oracle Enterprise Performance Management

Get the latest information about Oracle Enterprise Performance Management solutions and trends.

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Seven Proven Strategies to Fuel Transformation to a Modern, Agile Campus

Modern CIO—the Cloud Is Your Ticket to Full Business Engagement

Securing the Big Data Lifecycle

Modern HR in the Cloud: Five Best Practices of Indentifying Potential Leaders

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PeopleSoft Campus Solutions

Learn how to set up and use your Oracle's PeopleSoft Campus Solutions with expert training from Oracle University. Classes are available in the live virtual class format. Check out schedules for these popular courses:

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CUPA-HR Annual Conference

September 27–29, 2015 | Orlando, Florida
Gain critical knowledge and insight on pressing higher-education HR issues.

CACUBO Annual Meeting

October 4–6, 2015 | San Antonio, Texas
Hear inspirational and informational messages from speakers who share key insights covering a variety of topics of interest to college and university business and finance professionals.

Oracle OpenWorld 2015

October 25–29, 2015 | San Francisco, California | #oow15
Discover the most innovative and diverse Oracle content, delivered all in one place. Make plans now to attend Oracle OpenWorld 2015 and get the breadth and depth of information you need for your journey to becoming a modern campus.

EDUCAUSE 2015 Annual Conference

October 27–30, 2015 | Indianapolis, Indiana
Oracle is a Gold sponsor at this premier higher-education IT event that offers an innovative and informative program, provides you with an opportunity to build your professional network, and allows you to learn, reflect, and engage with colleagues from around the world. Come participate in hands-on demos, and learn about practical paths to the modern campus. Don't miss:

  • Hot Topic Panel Session: Data-Driven Disruption: Controlling the Information Chaos
    Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 10:30 a.m., Rooms 241–242
  • Modern Human Capital Management: Investigating Talent Analytics
    Thursday, October 29, 2015, 8 a.m., Rooms 138–139

Oracle Cloud Day: Transforming Your Tomorrow

Check for an Oracle Cloud Day event coming soon to a city near you.

UKOUG Applications Conference and Exhibition 2015

December 7–9, 2015 | Birmingham, UK

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